Overall: 17 1/2 x 7 3/8 in. ( 44.4 x 18.7 cm )
inscribed: on bobeche: "IVRGEN ROHR ILSABE ROHREN ANNO 1661"
marked: on base: three touch marks, unknown maker
Early Dutch pricket candlestick with a large domed base with baluster shape shaft topped by large bobeche with a four sided pricket in the center to receive the candle.
Gift of Katharine Prentis Murphy
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